R&B Customs Brokers v United Dominions Trust [1988]

Facts

  • The claimant purchased a Mitsubishi Shogun
  • All warranties were excluded

Issue

  • Was the trade carried out in the course of a business

Decision

  • No

Reasoning

  • The claimant was a consumer as not part of business and no sufficient degree of regularity
  • Narrow interpretation of ‘in the course of a business’ regarding section 12
  • Likely repealed by the Consumer Rights Act 2014, as section 12 was repealed by this Act, however we don’t know
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